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Bangladesh , Sunday 22 April 2018

News Bangladesh: 'Pre-monsoon' rains begin in Bangladesh, highlighting plight of Rohingya refugees

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/20/asia/bangladesh-coxs-bazar-pre-monsoon-rains/index.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

(CNN)The first signs of incoming monsoon rains have been felt in Rohingya refugee camps in southeastern Bangladesh. Following showers Wednesday, the camps were subjected to a heavy downpour Thursday, according to reports from aid group Save the Children.

News Bangladesh: How Powerful is Bangladesh?

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/video/how-powerful-is-bangladesh/vi-AAwbKeG
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Bangladesh is often overshadowed by its larger neighbors, India and Pakistan. But, as the country deals with an influx of thousands of refugees from Myanmar, it has a new presence on the world stage. So, how powerful is the People’s Republic of Bangladesh?

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh Looks to Saudi Arabia in a Twist of Irony

News channel or source: https://lobelog.com/bangladesh-looks-to-saudi-arabia-in-a-twist-of-irony/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Bangladesh, in a twist of irony, is looking to Saudi Arabia to fund a $ 1 billion plan to build hundreds of mosques and religious centres to counter militant Islam that for much of the past decade traced its roots to ultra-conservative strands of the faith ...

News Bangladesh: Five years of agony: Bangladesh factory disaster survivors await justice

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/five-years-agony-bangladesh-factory-disaster-survivors-await-032703276.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Nilufer Begum, 38, has had to undergo operations which have cost twice the $3,500 compensation she received following the disaster, forcing her to borrow from relatives and charities The pain of waiting 10 hours with her leg crushed by bodies under the ...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh Arrests Woman Cricketer With 14,000 Meth Pills

News channel or source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/bangladesh-arrests-woman-cricketer-nazreen-khan-mukta-with-14-000-methamphetamine-pills-1841149
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Chittagong, Bangladesh: One of Bangladesh's top female cricketers could be jailed for life after being caught with 14,000 methamphetamine pills, police said Sunday. Nazreen Khan Mukta, who plays first-grade cricket in the Dhaka Premier League, was ...

News Bangladesh: Photographer Documents Rohingya Arrivals in Bangladesh

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/photographer-documents-rohingya-arrivals-in-bengladesh-/4357791.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

"I like to take pictures of the people because they don't have any voice of their own. Through my photographs I can share their stories, their words to the world," Renowned Bangladeshi photographer Abir Abdullah told VOA's Satarupa Barua. Abdullah ...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh arrests female cricketer with methamphetamine

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/bangladesh-arrests-female-cricketer-with-methamphetamine/ar-AAwbnGt
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

One of Bangladesh's top female cricketers could be jailed for life after being caught with 14,000 methamphetamine pills, police said Sunday. Nazreen Khan Mukta, who plays first-grade cricket in the Dhaka Premier League, was returning from a match in the ...

News Bangladesh: Rohingya camps run out of time as Bangladesh storm season arrives

News channel or source: http://www.irinnews.org/news/2018/04/18/rohingya-camps-run-out-time-bangladesh-storm-season-arrives
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Here in the Rohingya refugee camps, where flimsy shelters sprawl over steep hillsides and floodplains, aid workers and residents have been reinforcing bamboo tents, clearing land, building new roads and bridges, and storing emergency supplies ahead of the ...

News Bangladesh: Bangladesh Cricket Board omits poor performers from contract

News channel or source: https://english.manoramaonline.com/sports/cricket/2018/04/19/bangladesh-cricket-board-omits-poor-performers-from-contract.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Dhaka: Bangladesh axed six players from national contracts after a year of poor performances, with players who escaped the chop being denied a pay rise, an official said on Thursday. Opening batsmen Soumya Sarkar and Imrul Kayes were among the six to miss ...

News Bangladesh: Early rains expose risks for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, but worst ‘yet to come,’ warns UN agency

News channel or source: https://yubanet.com/world/early-rains-expose-risks-for-rohingya-refugees-in-bangladesh-but-worst-yet-to-come-warns-un-agency/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

A Rohingya refugee child sits next to buckets collecting rainwater at a makeshift refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. With the arrival of rains, the challenges have multiplied for hundreds of thousands of refugees in the area. Photo: UNICEF/Sujan ...